All posts tagged #food
A variant of guerilla gardening where groups of Guerrilla Grafters secretly graft fruit-bearing scions onto ornamental, non-fruiting trees in street of cities. The streets of many cities are lined with pear, plum and apple trees, but out of fear that the fruit would make a mess and attract rodents, the . . . Read more
A group of friends gathers for a party, each bringing several quarts of soup. One quart from each person gets heated and sampled that night (along with plenty of snacks and wine, of course). Before going home, everyone trades soups.
a one-day festival where anyone could open a restaurant anywhere (from living rooms to public plazas). Restaurant Day is a food carnival created by thousands of people organizing and visiting one-day restaurants worldwide. The idea of the day is to have play, share new food experiences and enjoy our common . . . Read more
A potluck is a gathering of people where each person or group of people may contribute a dish of food prepared by the person or the group of people, to be shared among the group.
A community of people interested in participating decides the recipe that will be realized, for instance typical dishes from Matera, like “lagane con i ceci”, or “tagliatelle con cicerchie”, or typical pasta shapes like orecchiette, cavatelli,cazzatelli or maccheronatelli. Making pasta is a real creative and creating process made by very . . . Read more
A hunger strike is a method of non-violent resistance or pressure in which participants fast as an act of political protest, or to provoke feelings of guilt in others, usually with the objective to achieve a specific goal, such as a policy change. Most hunger strikers will take liquids but . . . Read more
The best advice comes from those who have been there – that is the philosophy behind our weekly brownbag series. Each Wednesday at noon, Gangplank co-working space invites a leader in the local community to share the success they’ve enjoyed, and challenges they’ve faced in their careers. Brownbags occur every . . . Read more
An afternoon of activities, workshops and people following the freespace philosophy – the people make the festival. A space for art, project prototypes, open discussion, workshops, music, demonstrates, food, swap-meets, skillshares… a melting pot with the best that Adelaide has to offer. Bring a project – or just bring your . . . Read more
Micro granting dinner playding creative projects. Detroit SOUP is a monthly dinner that provides micro-playds for creative projects in Detroit. For $5, attendees receive “soup, salad and a vote,” as they put it. During the dinner, four entrepreneurs have 4 minutes each to pitch a business idea that would benefit . . . Read more
A playful self-organized cooking session using food waste and music. Typically dicarded food is collected from markets and co-cooked by participants in a playful atmosphere (with a band or DJ playing music, hence the “disco” soupe). This event can be used to cook for a large group, raise awareness about . . . Read more